Daily Archives: 2014-03-17

Collective appeal by animal welfare organizations to review the case of alleged animal abuse in Pasir Ris Camp

A total of ten animal welfare groups (AWGs) submitted an open letter to Minister of Defence, Dr Ng Eng Hen and Minister of National Development, Mr Khaw Boon Wan to ask for the case of alleged animal abuse in Pasir Ris Camp to be reviewed. Early this year in January  a full-time National Serviceman (NSF) witnessed two incidents of alleged animal abuse against stray dogs …

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Neither overflowing with laughter nor “misery city”

By Andrew Loh “It will be a fascinating city, competitive yet compassionate, busy and yet with time to enjoy friendships and recreation. It will be a nation overflowing with laughter, confidence, life,” said then Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong in his 2003 National Day Rally. 11 years later, many Singaporeans will tell you that we are a far cry from …

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